Date Taken: 11/13/2012 Photographer:
Dan J. Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Orion Atlas 10 EQ-G Reflector Telescope with GoTo Controller
Orion Atlas EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Canon T1i Processing: Deep Sky Stacker, PS CS3 Exposure: Exposure (45x150 sec) 20 dark 20 flats and 20 bias subtracted Other Equipment Used: Orion 2" Skyglow Imaging Filter, Tele Vue Paracorr type 2 Orion Awesome AutoGuider package Notes: I live in a very light polluted area. The Orion 2 " Skyglow Imaging filter has helped my photos tremendously by allowing me to take longer exposures while still keeping good natural color
Astro-images taken through a telescope on a tracking mount provide breathtaking color and detail that you just can't see with your eyes alone. The astro-images on our web site demonstrate the imaging capabilities of the products used and are not intended to represent what you will see when you look through a telescope.
A great telescope for the advanced observer or astrophotographer, the Orion Atlas 10 EQ-G GoTo is good for viewing faint details or taking pictures of most celestial objects. The GoTo mount can locate over 42,000 objects and track them automatically.
This 2" Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter is designed for deep sky astrophotography in light polluted skies with a CCD or DSLR camera. It enhances contrast and preserves neutral color balance, eliminating the need for extra color processing.
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